Van Pham, Ph.D.
Graduate Program Director - Economics
Associate Professor - Economics
T & R 9:30 am - NOON
or by appointment
Awards and Honors
Mayo McBride Global Scholar, McBride Center for International Business (2012)
Fulbright Scholar, Fulbright Program, US State Department (2010)
Hankamer Outstanding Young Researcher Award, Hankamer School of Business (2010)
Basic or Discovery Scholarship
"Measuring State-Created Immigration Climate," How to Measure Immigration Policies?, Migration and Citizenship Newsletter of the American Political Science Association
, (July 2013) (coauthors: Huyen Pham).
"Measuring the Climate for Immigrants: A State-by-State Analysis," Illegals in the Backyard: State and Local Regulation of Immigration Policy
, New York: NYU Press, 2013 (coauthors: Huyen Pham).
"Supersize It: The Growth of Retail Chains and the Rise of the 'Big Box' Retail Format," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy
, Vol. 21, No. 3, (2012), pp. 541-582 (coauthors: Emek Basker, Shawn Klimek).
"Imports "R" Us: Retail Chains as Platforms for Developing-Country Imports," American Economic Review
, Vol. 100, No. 2, (May 2010) (coauthors: Emek Basker).
"The Economic Impact of Subfederal Immigration Regulation: An Empirical Analysis," Cardozo Law Review
, (2010) (coauthors: Huyen Pham).
"Dutch Disease in the Labor Market: Women's Work and Industrialization," Review of Development Economics
, Vol. 13, No. 4, (November 2009), pp. pp. 560-75.
""High Corruption Income in Ming and Qing China"," Journal of Development Economics
, Vol. 81, (December 2006), pp. 316-36 (coauthors: Shawn Ni).
""Missing a Miracle: How Aggregate TFP Accounting Overlooks Sectoral Efficiency Gains"," Journal of the Korean Economy
, Vol. 4, No. 1, (2003), pp. 1-28 (coauthors: Ghunsu Park, Dongsoo Ha).
""The Economics of Child Labor: Reply"," American Economic Review
, Vol. 88, No. 3, (1999), pp. 1386-88 (coauthors: Kaushik Basu).
"Emulative Development through Trade Expansions: East Asian Evidence,"
, 1999, pp. 348-66 (coauthors: Henry Y Wan, Jr.).
"The Economics of Child Labor," American Economic Review
, Vol. 88, No. 3, (1998), pp. 412-27 (coauthors: Kaushik Basu).
"Interpreting East Asian Growth,"
, 1997, pp. 265-86 (coauthors: Henry Y Wan, Jr.).
"A Methodology for Manufacturing Process Signature Analysis," Journal of Manufacturing Systems
, Vol. 14, No. 1, (1995) (coauthors: Stephen D. Eppinger, Christopher Huber).
Presentations and Proceedings
"Domestic Migration and Immigrant Climate," presented at the Canadian Law and Economics Annual Meeting, University of Toronto, September 2014 (coauthors: Huyen Pham).